INDIANAPOLIS, IN (September 14th, 2021) – Tanner Martin Outdoors LLC (TMO/TMO Tungsten) announces the acquisition of River Rat Tackle Company LLC (River Rat Tackle). Based out of Indianapolis, Indiana, TMO will be taking over the operations and future efforts of River Rat Tackle. Moving forward, River Rat Tackle will operate under the Tanner Martin Outdoors LLC umbrella and be named the "TMO River Rat Series".
“We’re excited to encompass the “River Rat” family of proven fish catching products and loyal customer base into the TMO name and product line. You can rest assured the “River Rat” name will live on and continue to produce top tier fishing lures at affordable prices for anglers all over to enjoy,” says Tanner Martin, Owner & Founder of Tanner Martin Outdoors LLC.
Effective at the time of this release, all “TMO River Rat Series” products are available for purchase on the TMO website, www.tannermartinoutdoors.com.
About River Rat Tackle
River Rat Tackle Company LLC was founded in 2011 by Craig Jurgonski out of Shelbyville, IN. During this time Craig developed many customer baits including the "Not So Finesse" Jig, River Rat Swim Jig and the Oxbow Bully. Along with these custom baits, Craig also added a wide variety of other baits proven to catch fish. In 2011, Craig moved the company to South Carolina due to a job change. And in 2020, the company returned to its Indiana roots and was run by Nate Redman out of Brownsburg, IN.
About Tanner Martin Outdoors LLC
Tanner Martin Outdoors LLC is the parent company that owns and operates the brands TMO and TMO Tungsten. The TMO Tungsten brand launched in May of 2020 in Indianapolis, IN as a fishing tackle company focused on selling primarily premium tungsten fishing products. Since the launch, TMO Tungsten has grown from offering just 5 SKUs to over 150 SKUs. TMO Tungsten products can be purchased through its online marketplace; www.tmotungsten.com, or through many brick and mortar tackle store dealers located across the United States.